Russian scientists' drilling reaches giant freshwater lake under Antarctica
Published 02/08/2012, Associated Press
After more than two decades of drilling in Antarctica, Russian scientists have reached the surface of a gigantic freshwater lake hidden under miles of ice for some 20 million years — a lake that may hold life from the distant past and clues to the search for life on other planets. "It's a meeting with the unknown," a researcher said.Word count: 938
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